Publications


  • Anderson, M.A., J.L. Busse and S.Drobot: A Comparison between SSM/I Passive Microwave Melt Onset Dates and Satellite Derived Albedo Melt Onset Dates in the Arctic, International Journal of Remote Sensing (in press).
  • Bliss, A (2010) An Intercomparison of Regional Atmospheric Circulation and the Melt Season Loss of Arctic Snow Cover and Sea Ice Extent Across the Land-Ocean Boundary, M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 146pp
  • Bliss, A.C. and M.R. Anderson; Arctic snow and sea ice response to melt season atmospheric forcing across the land-ocean boundary, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, (revised, currently under-review)
  • Box, J.E., A. Ahlstrøm, J. Cappelen, X. Fettweis, D. Decker, T. Mote, D. van As, R.S.W. van de Wal, B. Vinther, and J. Wahr, 2011. Greenland in “State of the Climate in 2010”. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 92, S156-S160.
  • Box, J.E., I. Bhattacharya, J. Cappelen, D. Decker, X. Fettweis, K. Jezek, T. Mote, and M. Tedesco, 2010: Greenland in “State of the Climate in 2009”. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 91, S121-S124.
  • Brown, R.D. & D.A. Robinson, submitted. Northern Hemisphere spring snow cover variability and change over 1922-2010 including an assessment of uncertainty. The Cryosphere.
  • Callaghan, T.V. and 20 others including D.A. Robinson, 2011. The changing face of Arctic snow cover: a synthesis of observed and projected changes. Ambio, 40, 17-31, DOI 10.1007/s13280-011-0212-y
  • Callaghan, T.V. and 30 others including D.A. Robinson, 2011. Multiple effects of changes in Arctic snow cover. Ambio, 40, 32-45, DOI 10.1007/s13280-011-0213-x
  • Choi, G., D.A. Robinson & S. Kang (2010) Changing Northern Hemisphere snow seasons. Journal of Climate, 23, 5305-5310.
  • Frei, A., M. Tedesco, S. Lee, J. Foster, D.K. Hall, R. Kelly, and D.A. Robinson, 2011. A review of global satellite-derived snow products. Advances in Space Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asr.2011.12.021
  • Foster, J.L., D.K. Hall, J.B. Eylander, G.A. Riggs, S.V. Nghiem, M. Tedesco, E.J. Kim, P.M. Montesano, R.E.J. Kelly, K.A. Casey and B. Choudhury, (in press): A blended global snow product using visible, passive microwave and scatterometer data, International Journal of Remote Sensing.
  • Ghatak, D., A. Frei, G. Gong, J. Stroeve & D. Robinson. On the emergence of an Arctic amplification signal in terrestrial Arctic snow extent. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (accepted).
  • Ghatak, D, C. Deser, A. Frei, G. Gong, A. Phillips, D. Robinson, and J. Stroeve, 2012. Simulated Eurasian Snow Cover Response to Observed Arctic Sea Ice Loss, 1979-2009. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres, 117, D23108, doi:10.1029/2012JD018047.
  • Hall, D., J. Foster, C. Fuhrmann, B. Perry, G. Riggs, and D. Robinson (2010) Satellite‐Derived Snow Maps from the 2009 – 2010 Snow Season in North Carolina. Proceedings of the Eastern Snow Conference, 2010.
  • Hall, D.K., J.C. Comiso, N.E. DiGirolamo, C.A. Shuman, J.R. Key and L.S. Koenig, (submitted): A satellite-derived climate-quality data record of the clear-sky surface temperature of the Greenland ice sheet.
  • Hall, D.K., J.L. Foster, N.E. DiGirolamo, J.S. Barton and G.A. Riggs, in press A: “Snow cover and stream discharge in the Wind River Range, Wyoming, 1970 – 2009,” Remote Sensing of Hydrology 2010, Proceedings of the IAHS conference, 27-30 September 2010, Jackson Hole, Wyo.
  • Hall, D.K., J.L. Foster, N.E. DiGirolamo and G.A. Riggs, in press B: “Snowmelt-runoff timing in the Wind River Range, Wyoming, 1970 – 2009, Geomorphology.
  • Hall, D.K., G.A. Riggs, J.L. Foster, and S.V. Kumar, 2010. Development and Evaluation of a Cloud-Gap-Filled Modis Daily Snow-Cover Product, Remote Sens. Environ., 114, 496-503, 10.1016/j.rse.2009.10.007
  • Hanna, E., X. Fettweis, S. Mernild, J. Cappelen, M. Ribergaard, Christopher Shuman, K. Steffen, L. Wood, and T. Mote. Atmospheric and oceanic climate forcing of the exceptional Greenland Ice Sheet surface melt in summer 2012, submitted to Climatic Change.
  • Jahn, A., K. Sterling, M.M. Holland, J.E. Kay, J.A. Maslanik, C.M. Bitz, D.A. Bailey, J. Stroeve, E.C. Hunke, W.H. Lipscomb, D.A. Pollak, (accepted for publication): Late 20th century simulation of Arctic sea ice and ocean properties in the CCSM4. Journal of Climate.
  • Lieberman, J.P., T.L. Mote, and D.K. Hall. Comparison of infrared and passive microwave melt detection products on the Greenland ice sheet, in review for publication in Remote Sensing of Environment.
  • Ma, T., X. Xhang, H. Massam, F.W. Zwiers, G. Monette, & D. Robinson, submitted. Bayesian hierarchical models for climate change detection and attribution. Journal of Climate.
  • Maslanik, J., J. Stroeve, C. Fowler, and W. Emery (2011), Distribution and trends in Arctic sea ice age through spring 2011, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L13502, doi:10.1029/2011GL047735.
  • Mernild, S., T.L. Mote, and G.E. Liston. Greenland Ice Sheet surface melt extent and trends, 1960–2010, Journal of Glaciology, in press.
  • Mote, T.L., and E. Kutney. Regions of autumn Eurasian snow cover and associations with North American winter temperatures, International Journal of Climatology, in press.
  • Nghiem, S., D.K. Hall, T.L. Mote, M. Tedesco, M. Albert, K. Keegan, and N. DiGirolamo. The extreme melt across the Greenland Ice Sheet in 2012. Geophysical Research Letters, in press.
  • Perovich, D., W. Meier, J. Maslanik and J. Richter-Menge, 2010. "Sea Ice Cover", in "Arctic Report Card 2010," Richter­Menge, J., and J.E. Overland, Eds., http://www.arctic.noaa.gov/reportcard
  • Rennermalm, A.K., S.E. Moustafa, J. Mioduszewski, V.W. Chu, R.R. Forster, B. Hagedorn, J.T. Harper, T.L. Mote, D.A. Robinson, C.S. Shuman, L.C. Smith, and M. Tedesco. Understanding Greenland ice sheet hydrology using an integrated multi-scale approach, submitted to Environmental Research Letters.
  • Shepherd, J.M., and T.L. Mote, 2011. Can cities create their own snowfall?: What observations are required to find out? Earthzine, Urban Monitoring Special Theme Issue. http://www.earthzine.org/2011/09/06/can-cities-create-their-own-snowfall...
  • Stroeve, J.C., J.A. Maslanik, M.C. Serreze, I. Rigor, W. Meier, and C. Fowler, 2011. Sea ice response to an extreme negative phase of the Arctic Oscillation during winter 2009/2010. Geophys. Res. Lett., VOL. 38, L02502, doi:10.1029/2010GL045662.
  • Tedesco, M., X. Fettweis, T. Mote, J. Wahr, P. Alexander, J. Box, and B. Wouters. Evidence and analysis of 2012 Greenland records from spaceborne observations, a regional climate model and reanalysis data, accepted for publication in The Cryosphere.
  • Tschudi, M.A., Fowler, C, Maslanik, J.A., Stroeve, J., 2010: Tracking the movement and changing surface characteristics of Arctic sea ice. IEEE J. Selected Topics in Earth Obs. And Rem. Sens., 10.1109/JSTARS.2010.2048305.
  • Zhao, H., K. Higuchi, T. Mote, J. Waller, and H. Auld. The impacts of the PNA and NAO on annual maximum snowpack over southern Canada during 1979-2009, International Journal of Climatology.


Abstracts/Presentations


  • Anderson, M.R.: Bad Scans in archived passive microwave brightness temperatures, an example of why data citation should take place, 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Seattle, WA.
  • Anderson, M.R., A.C. Bliss, and S Drobot, 2011. Arctic sea ice snowmelt onset dates climate data record derived from satellite passive microwave for 1979-2010, Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Anderson, M.R., A.C. Bliss, and S Drobot, 2012. Arctic sea ice snowmelt onset dates derived from satellite passive microwave for 1979-2010. 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, New Orleans, LA.
  • Anderson, M.R., S. Drobot and J. Busse: A comparison between SSM/I passive microwave melt onset dates and satellite-derived albedo melt onset dates in the Arctic, 11th Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography, Boston, MA.
  • Anderson, MR., J. Busse and S Drobot (2009) A pilot study to compare SSM/I passive microwave derived melt onset dates to satellite derived albedo melt onset dates for select points throughout the Arctic, Abstracts: 2009 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
  • Bliss, A.C. and M.R. Anderson: Loss of Arctic Snow Cover and Sea Ice Extent Across the Land-Ocean Boundary During the Melt Season, 2010 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Bliss, A.C., and M.R. Anderson, 2011. Response of arctic snow and sea ice extents to melt season atmospheric forcing across the land-ocean boundary. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Bliss, A.C. and M.R. Anderson: Arctic snow and sea ice response to melt season atmospheric forcing across the land-ocean boundary, 11th Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography, Boston, MA.
  • Box, J., J. Cappelen, C. Chen, D. Decker, X. Fettweis, D. Hall, E. Hanna, B. V. Jørgensen, N. T. Knudsen, W. H. Lipscomb, S. H. Mernild, T. Mote, N. Steiner, M. Tedesco, R. S. W. van de Wal, and J. Wahr, 2011. Greenland Ice Sheet in Arctic Report Card 2011, http://www.arctic.noaa.gov/reportcard
  • Brown, R.D, and D.A. Robinson, 2011. An updated record of Northern Hemisphere spring snow cover extent with estimates of uncertainty, 1922-2010. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Ghatak, D., A. Frei, C. Deser, G. Gong, A. Phillips, D. Robinson, and J. Stroeve, 2012. Signature of arctic sea ice forcings on the Siberian snow. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, New York, NY.
  • Choi, G., and D.A. Robinson, 2012. Changing global seasonal cycles. Abstracts: 2012 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. A53P-0427.
  • Frei, A., D. Ghatak, C. Deser, J. Stroeve, G. Gong, and D. Robinson, 2012. Evidence relating diminished Arctic sea ice to Siberian snow cover. 69th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Claryville, NY.
  • Grundstein, A.J., B. Avant, S. Younger, A.R Ignatius, T. Rasmussen, T.L. Mote, J.M. Shepherd, 2012: A methodology for hydrological modeling in data poor regions using TRMM precipitation data and MERRA reanalysis meteorological data. Annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers, New York, NY.
  • Hall, D.K., 2011. A climate-data record of the clear-sky surface temperature of the Greenland Ice Sheet. 68th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Hall, D.K., 2012. Climate-data record of the clear-sky surface temperature of the Greenland ice sheet: 12-year trends. Association of American Geographer’s Annual meeting, New York, NY.
  • Hall, D.K., J.C. Comiso, N.E. DiGirolamo, L.S. Koenig, and C.A. Shuman, 2011. MODIS clear-sky surface temperature climate-data record (CDR) of the Greenland ice sheet. WCRP meeting, Denver, CO.
  • Hall, D.K., “A climate-data record of the “clear-sky” surface temperature of the Greenland Ice Sheet,” fall AGU meeting, 16 December 2009, San Francisco, Calif.
  • Hall, D. (2010) “Issues relating to the development of a climate-data record of the “clear-sky” surface temperature of the Greenland Ice Sheet,” Association of American Geographer’s Annual Meeting, 17 April 2010, Wash., D.C.
  • Hall, D.K., “Surface and near-surface melt extent on the Greenland Ice Sheet from MODIS and QuikSCAT data,” IEEE IGARSS meeting, 28 July 2010, Honolulu, HI.
  • Hall, D.K., “Satellite-derived snow cover and snowmelt-runoff timing in the Wind River Range, Wyoming,” IAHS, 29 September 2010, Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  • Hall, D.K., “Satellite-Derived Snow Cover and Snowmelt Timing and Stream Power in the Wind River Range, Wyoming,” 41st Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium, 16 October 2010, Columbia, South Carolina.
  • Hall, D.K. (2010) “Issues related to developing a climate-data record of the “clear-sky” surface temperature of the Greenland Ice Sheet,” fall AGU meeting, 15 December 2010, San Francisco, Calif.
  • Henderson, G.A., D.J. Leathers, & D.A. Robinson (2012) Variability in the annual cycle of Northern Hemisphere snow extent using a newly complete climate data record. Abstracts: 2012 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. C34B-02.
  • Leathers, D.J., G.R. Henderson & D.A. Robinson (2012) Relationships between snow cover ablation, atmospheric teleconnections, synoptic type frequencies and winter season Chesapeake Bay hydrology. 69th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Claryville, NY.
  • Leathers, D.J., G.R. Henderson, and D.A. Robinson. 2012. Variability in the annual cycle of northern hemisphere snow cover extent. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. New York City, NY.
  • Maslank, J.A., (2011) Contributions to the 2011 "Arctic Report Card". http://www.arctic.noaa.gov/reportcard
  • Mioduszewski, J., D.A. Robinson & A. Rennermalm (2010) The influence of spring snowmelt on the radiation balance of central Eurasia. Abstracts: 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA, C33E-0587.
  • Mioduszewski, J., A.K. Rennermalm, and D.A. Robinson, 2012. Controls on spring snowmelt over northern Canada derived from reanalysis. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. New York, NY.
  • Mote, T., M. Albert, D. Hall, S. Nghiem, C. Shuman, M. Tedesco, N. Digirolamo, and G. Neumann, 2012: Analysis and historical perspective of the extensive surface melting on Greenland in July 2012. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Mote, T.L., S.H. Mernild, and G.E. Liston, 2012: Extending climate data records of Greenland Ice Sheet surface melt extent into the pre-satellite era. Annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers, New York, NY.
  • Mote, T.L., 2011. Evidence of recent climate change from the Greenland Ice Sheet. University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND.
  • Mote, T.L., 2011. Evidence of recent climate change from the Greenland Ice Sheet. University of Delaware, Department of Geography, Newark, DE.
  • Mote, T.L., D. Kluver, and D.A. Robinson, 2011. Development of a gridded snowfall data set for North America: snowfall observations and products in the 21st Century: Meeting the Needs of FEMA and the Climate Community, Estes Park, CO.
  • Mote, T.L., S.H. Mernild, G.E. Liston (2012) Extending climate data records of Greenland ice sheet surface melt extent into the pre-satellite era. Abstracts: 2012 Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. New York, NY.
  • Mote, T.L. & D.A. Robinson (2010) Assessment of the stability of satellite snow cover CDRs using station snow depth observations, Abstracts: 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA, C21C-0568.
  • Nghiem, S., D. Hall, T. Mote, M. Tedesco, M. Albert, K. Keegan, C. Shuman, N. Digirolamo, and G. Neumann, 2012: The extreme melt event of 2012 across the Greenland ice surface - a sudden anomaly since the Medieval Warm Period. Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Charlotte, NC.
  • Perovich, D., W. Meier, J. Maslanik, and J. Richter-Menge, 2010. Sea Ice Cover", in "Arctic Report Card 2010", Richter­Menge, J., and J.E. Overland, Eds., http://www.arctic.noaa.gov/reportcard
  • Pfirman, S.L., B. Tremblay, R. Newton, C. Fowler (2010) The last Arctic sea ice refuge, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, C43E-0592.
  • Robinson, D.A. (2011) What is happening with the cryosphere? 6th European Association of Remote Sensing Labs Land Ice and Snow Special Interest Group Workshop, Bern, Switzerland, 10.
  • Robinson, D.A. (2011) Comparing GlobSnow and NOAA IMS snow maps. 6th European Association of Remote Sensing Labs Land Ice and Snow Special Interest Group Workshop, Bern, Switzerland, 62.
  • Robinson, D.A., 2012. Hemispheric to regional dimensions of snow cover extent. 69th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Claryville, NY.
  • Robinson, D.A., T.W. Estilow, G. Henderson, and D.J. Leathers, 2010. Extreme variability within the northern hemisphere snow extent season. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Robinson, D.A, T.W. Estilow, G. Henderson and D.J. Leathers (2011) Abrupt fluctuations in intra-seasonal snow extent. Abstract submitted for AMS Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography, May 2-5, Boston, MA.
  • Robinson, D.A., T.W. Estilow, G. Henderson and D.J. Leathers (2011) Hemispheric snow cover extent variability. Abstract submitted for WCRP Open Science Conference, Oct. 24-28, Denver, CO.
  • Robinson, D.A., T.W. Estilow, G.R. Henderson, and D.J. Leathers, 2012. Hemispheric snow cover extent since the late 1960s. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. New York City, NY.
  • Robinson, D.A., T.W. Estilow, M.R. Anderson, D.K. Hall, G.R. Henderson, T.L. Mote, and M.A. Tschudi, 2012. A new suite of Northern Hemisphere snow and ice earth system data records. Abstracts: 2012 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. C13F-0698.
  • Robinson, D.A., T. Estilow, G. Henderson, T.L. Mote, and D.K. Hall, 2011. Integrated Northern Hemisphere terrestrial snow extent climate datasets. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Rupp, D.E., P. Mote, N.L. Bindoff, P.A. Stott, and D.A. Robinson, 2012. How well do CMIP5 models capture the observed decline in Northern Hemisphere snow cover? Abstracts: 2012 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. C53A-0808.
  • Smethie, W.M. Jr., P. Schlosser, M. Steele, R. Friedrich, B. Newton, E. Motz, H. Lee, C. Fowler, 2011. Transfer of freshwater from the 2007 sea ice melt event between the Beaufort and Lincoln seas: pathways and transfer time. Abstract submitted for AGU Ocean Sciences meeting, Feb., Salt Lake City.
  • Tschudi, M. A., J. A. Maslanik, C. Fowler, J. C. Stroeve, I. G. Rigor. Climate Data Records (CDRs) for Ice Motion, Ice Age, and Melt Pond Fraction. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, C21C-0573.
  • Tschudi, M. A., J. A. Maslanik, and C. Fowler. 2011: Climate Data Records (CDRs) for Ice Motion and Ice Age. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.
  • Wei, J., T.L. Mote (2012) A synthesis of point snow depth observations and a microwave snow depth product. Abstracts: 2012 Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. New York, NY.
  • Yang, D., D. Robinson, R. Armstrong (2010) Streamflow response to snowcover variation in large northern rivers. Abstracts: 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA, C31B-08.